Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Cruise Lines (Mainstream) > Celebrity
Register Forgot Password?

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old September 22nd, 2005, 11:07 AM
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2
Default Constellation July 2006

Planning a baltic cruise with Constellation in July 2006 (4 families). Need a few questions answered.
1. Two families have children aged 4,8,and 10. Is this cruise appropriate for this age group.
Two families have teens 13,15,13,15 are the ages. Would they be OK...
2. Tours to St Petersberg. What woul b ea good reccommend for a group of 15 people.
3. tours to Berlin. do you have any suggestions
4. Are there any shore excursions from celebrity that would be reccommended on this cruise.
hope to hear from fellow cruisers
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old September 22nd, 2005, 04:17 PM
Familiar Face
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 36


We have already booked the July 1, 2006 sailing on Constellation of the Baltics. We booked back in May when it first opened up.

***edited to remove commercial link****

Personally I think the 4 and 8 year olds might be a little young for this itinerary. The 8 year old could be right on the line.

Should be perfect for teens as long as they like to tour museums, palaces and old historic European towns.

We are booking private tours in St. Petersburg and in Berlin. Will probably use celebrity shore excursions in a few other places and do some other towns "on our own."

Anne Maria[/url]
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old September 24th, 2005, 11:31 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 2,617

This seems like a pretty involved itinerary for young children, but if you already have booked it, I am sure everyone will have a great time. Celebrity like all lines has a kids program as well as teen age activities. As for the tours, I can't help you much there. NMNita
ncl, carnival, HAL, Costa, RCI, commodore,chamdres,celebrity,Princess
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old October 7th, 2005, 06:30 PM
dileep's Avatar
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 11
Default M-Class ships

I have been on 2 M-Class ships and there is not much for children. There were very few children on our 14 day Baltic cruise in May and we appreciated that !

There is one play area on the topmost deck in the back.

I don't think Celebrity caters to children and therefore it is not surprising to see very few children on board.

I don't recall reading about any special children's activities in the daily flyer, but then I was not looking for them either.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old October 9th, 2005, 12:46 AM
Senior Member
First Mate
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: vancouver B.C
Posts: 249


On the '' standard '' 7 day cruises in popular markets, Alaska and Carribean, Celebrity has a good children program, perhaps not to the level of its parent, RCCL ( which has superb children programs), but as good as Princess , NCL and HAL, imo.
On the more exotic, specialized, or refined longer itineraries, the emphasis is sharply reduced;; there are indeed much less family-type bookings on those, due to their very nature, thus much less requirements for children programs. As Crusingchick mentionned earlier, those itineraries are really not for ''non-adult''....And I would presume this holds true for all lines, not only Celebrity.

Happy sailings

Nest up: CENTURY June'08....B2B Norwegian Fjords/Artic/NorthCape & Scandinavia/Russia

Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old November 14th, 2005, 05:02 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 2

I took two of my grandchildren on an Alaskan cruise on the Summit a few summers ago and they loved it so much they got where they didn't want to get off the ship when we arrived in the ports. The reason you hardly see the kids is they do have great programs for them and they aren't bothering the adults. The baltics is rather expensive to take little kids if they prefer to stay onboard.
Reply With Quote


1, 2006, constellations, july

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Constellation September 9, 2006 rshepley Celebrity 0 April 9th, 2006 11:20 PM
Constellation - Transatlantic - 28 april 2006 Francois11 Gay / Lesbian Cruising 3 March 22nd, 2006 03:57 PM
Constellation - June 17, 2006 shsunseeker Gay / Lesbian Cruising 0 January 20th, 2006 05:19 PM
baltic constellation 26th aug 2006 sandyruth Celebrity 2 January 13th, 2006 04:02 AM
Constellation Transatlantic Fall Sept. 2006 nexcruseplz Celebrity 4 November 12th, 2005 02:40 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:56 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1